Mahesh Bhupathi, Sania Mirza return homeFebruary 2nd, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 2 (ANI): The winning duo of Australian Mixed doubles title Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza arrived at the Airport here on Monday.
“It’’s a great way to comeback. It is my first tournament of the year and many more to go ahead. So I am just going to be happy with wining this grand slam and will see from here,” said Sania Mirza.
When asked whether both will continue to play such mixed doubles tournament in future, pat came the reply from Mahesh Bhupathi, “yes definitely”.
The win gave Bhupathi his 11th Grand Slam title and seventh in mixed doubles.
Sania Mirza became the first Indian woman to win a senior grand slam title when she teamed up with compatriot Bhupathi to win the Australian Open mixed doubles on Sunday.
Bhupathi and Sania won their first Grand Slam together, crushing Andy Ram and Natalie Dechy in straight sets in the mixed doubles final of the Australian Open. (ANI)